New Programme Director for White Rose DTP

We are delighted to welcome Prof Alan Berry as the new Programme Director for the White Rose DTP.  Prof Berry brings a wealth of experience to the DTP in his roles as Director of the Graduate School and Programme Director of the Wellcome Trust PhD Programme  – ‘The Molecular Basis of Biological Mechanisms’.

Alan is looking forward to working with the DTP students and their supervisors across the universities of Leeds, York and Sheffield.

Alan’s research spans a wide range of interests in synthetic biology and its applications in generating novel proteins and enzymes using rational design and directed evolution.  Further details can be found here.